Android app users targeted with cryptomining scams

More than 170 Android apps, including 25 on Google Play, have been caught trying to scam people by offering cryptomining services for a fee but failing to deliver anything in return. In a report published Wednesday, security firm Lookout described its discovery of these apps, saying that they flew under the radar because they didn’t do anything actually malicious.

Link: Android app users targeted with cryptomining scams
via http://www.techrepublic.com

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